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Upper Pohatcong, New Jersey
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Warren
Township Pohatcong
 • Total 0.656 sq mi (1.700 km2)
 • Land 0.656 sq mi (1.700 km2)
 • Water 0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)  0.00%
308 ft (94 m)
 • Total 1,781
 • Density 2,713.1/sq mi (1,047.5/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 908
FIPS code 3475120
GNIS feature ID 02584035

Upper Pohatcong is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Pohatcong Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was defined as part of the 2010 United States Census. As of the 2010 Census, the CDP's population was 1,781.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 0.656 square miles (1.700 km2), all of which was land.


Census 2010

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,781 people, 699 households, and 501 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,713.1 per square mile (1,047.5/km2). There were 732 housing units at an average density of 1,115.1 per square mile (430.5/km2)*. The racial makeup of the CDP was 94.61% (1,685) White, 2.19% (39) Black or African American, 0.00% (0) Native American, 1.07% (19) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 0.28% (5) from other races, and 1.85% (33) from two or more races. [[Hispanic (U.S. Census)|Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.87% (69) of the population.

There were 699 households out of which 28.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.4% were married couples living together, 8.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.3% were non-families. 24.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.05.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 22.2% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 24.3% from 25 to 44, 30.1% from 45 to 64, and 16.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42.7 years. For every 100 females there were 98.3 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and old there were 91.2 males.

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